RIUSAR is currently accepting applications for new members for all disciplines.
Rhode Island Urban Search & Rescue is a volunteer urban search and rescue team that is authorized by the Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency. The team is capable of responding to terrorists incidents involving explosives as well as structural collapses caused by earthquakes, hurricanes, air crashes, and other natural or man-made disasters.
The force was deployed to Aquidneck Island during Hurricane Sandy. To read about that deployment, click here.
If you are interested in joining the team, please go to www.riusar.com